Volume 06, Number 12 (December 1888)


Volume 06, Number 12 (December 1888)


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Table of Contents

How to Enjoy Piano Music

Nervous Relations of Pianoforte Practice

Art of Studying

Inability to Play Piano No Disgrace

Systematic Pianoforte Practice

Better Standard

Liberation of the Ring Finger

Few Press Notes

Difference Between Studying and Cramming

Another Swarm of Be

Let Us Have Cultured Pianists

Musical Talent

How Some Techers Instruct

Current Phases of Piano Teaching: What to Teach

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


pianoforte, piano practice, Rhode Island Music Teachers' Association, Christmas issue


Composition | Ethnomusicology | Music | Music Education | Musicology | Music Pedagogy | Music Performance | Music Practice | Music Theory


Monthly departmental articles (e.g. Violin Questions, Band and Orchestra Department, etc.) have been omitted from the Table of Contents as well as monthly miscellany (e.g. World of Music, New Records, etc.). For a detailed index of articles, see Dr. Pam Dennis’s An Index to Articles Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883-1957 Part 1 and Part 2 (published by A-R Editions and the Music Library Association). An index to the musical scores included in each issue may be found in Dr. Douglas Bomberger’s An Index to Music Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883–1957 (also published by the Music Library Association).

Volume 06, Number 12 (December 1888)